[LEPS-L:7939] Re: ASPS (the name of a stinging caterpillar in Texas) do you have any info

DR. JAMES ADAMS JADAMS at em.daltonstate.edu
Mon Nov 20 16:58:56 EST 2000

You actually *are* talking about a moth, at least an immature one, 
so there are several people on this list who probably know exactly 
what you are talking about.  The caterpillars you refer to are the 
larvae of the family Megalopygidae, also known as Flannel or Puss 

	In Texas, there are several species, depending on where you 


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